Endangered Juried Show Call For Entries



Dublin Area Art League Juried Exhibit

Concourse Gallery in Upper Arlington, OH.


Juror: Cat Sheridan, Ohio Arts Council’s Riffe Gallery, Director

Show Chair: Robie Benve

Deadline to submit: June 15, 2023


On view: July 12 – September 15, 2023

Opening Reception: Thursday, July 20 | 5-7pm


Eligibility: Artist must be a current member of Dublin Area Art League, already paid for the September 2022 – August 2023 year.

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This is a Themed Juried Show.

Endangered refers to something or someone that is at risk of harm, loss, failure, or social deprivation, and is in danger of becoming extinct. The theme may be applied in many ways, it could suggest a focus on species, the planet, climate, mental health, social status, etc.


Entry Fee: $5 per entry. Max four entries per artist.

Deadline: Application closes on June 15, 2023, at 11pm.

About the Juror: Our Juror, Cat Sheridan will select up to 50 2D pieces and 10 3D pieces. This exhibit could accommodates a few installations hanging from the ceiling. The selection of works will be based on quality, creativity, and how much the work fits the theme.
Cat Sheridan is the Ohio Arts Council’s Riffe Gallery Director, a gallery celebrating and showcasing the myriad professional artists that reside and work in the state of Ohio. Sheridan hails from the east side of Columbus, Ohio, and graduated with honors from Columbus College of Art & Design; Bachelor of Fine Arts, Minor in Art History. An ardent advocate of the arts, arts education and creative community building Sheridan focuses her time and energy on expanding the power of the arts; as an arts administrator during the day and an arts mentor, and practicing artist, at night.

Rules: Current members may enter 2D and/or 3D artworks.  All paintings & photos must be wired for hanging. “sawtooth” hangers are not accepted.  If art is not framed, edges must be finished.  Paintings must be dry to the touch. No nudes, violence, or controversial subjects.

All artwork must be original work of the member and it’s OK if it was previously exhibited in a DAAL show. Work must have been completed within the last 5 years. Not For Sale works acceptable.

Work must be available to remain in the exhibit for the whole time.

Sales: All transactions are processed by the City of Upper Arlington.

Commissions: A 10% commission will be retained by the City of Upper Arlington on all sales.

Drop Off: Notifications of acceptance will be sent out by June 25. Accepted piece(s) should be dropped off on Monday, July 10, from 9am-5pm at the Upper Arlington Municipal Building, 3600 Tremont Rd.
If that time does not work for you, let Robie know after you are accepted and she will look into more options.

Artwork pick up dates: September 18-20, 2023

Monday, Tuesday – pickup in gallery. Wednesday – pickup in Parks&Rec Office.

Submissions Are Now Closed

Send an email with your image(s) to robiebenve(at)gmail.com

Things to include in your email:

Email subject: Endangered Submission
Artist full name
Title(s) of work
Attach a photo of each artwork.
Name the image file like this: LastName_EntryNumber_Title (for example: Benve_1_Landscape)
Images must be nicely cropped, no frame, just artwork. At least 1MB, not tiny pictures (they look pixelated).
Best if sent as attachment from a computer, not from your phone’s photo folder.


Make sure you pay your entry fee, to validate your submission.

Entry fees are $5 per entry. Each member can enter up to four entries.

Entry fees will be used to pay the juror. If we raise extra money we will have cash awards.

A. Pay fees online (below)

B. Or send a check made to Dublin Area Art League to:

DAAL Treasurer
Ref. Concourse Gallery Show
PO BOX 2003
Dublin, OH 43017


Pay Your Concourse Gallery Entry Fee Here (+$.50 Trans. Fee)

Your submission will be complete once we have received all three parts: the form, the email with the images, and the payment of the fees.

For any questions, contact Robie at: robiebenve(at)gmail.com